EPI finds that only UK and Denmark on track for climate goals

Friday, July 15, 2022

The recently released 2022 EPI highlights the leaders and laggards in the fight against climate change. Denmark and the UK, taking the #1 and #2 spot in the ranking, have emerged as the only leaders on track for net-zero emissions by 2050. The U.S. has tumbled in the ranking, largely due to the climate inaction of the Trump Administration. For the first time, India has secured the last spot in environmental performance. 

Read New York Times coverage: Trump Policies Sent U.S. Tumbling in a Climate Ranking. 

Read Washington Post coverage: Denmark, U.K. on track for net-zero emissions by 2050 as U.S. lags

Read Hindustan Times coverage: India’s lagging sustainability performance